Ed Schofield | 24 May 16:45 2006

ANN: SciPy 0.4.9 released

SciPy 0.4.9
Scientific tools for Python

I'm pleased to announce the release of SciPy 0.4.9.  This version adds support for NumPy version 0.9.8.  It
also has enhancements to sparse matrices, including a new linear solver module with UMFPACK support, and
new support for fitting conditional maximum entropy models.

This release also fixes bugs in ndimage, sparse, stats, weave, and other packages.

It is available for download from


as a source tarball for Linux/Solaris/OS X/BSD/Windows (64-bit and 32-bit) and as an executable
installer for Win32.

More information on SciPy is available at



SciPy is an Open Source library of scientific tools for Python. It contains a variety of high-level science
and engineering modules, including modules for statistics, optimization, integration, linear
algebra, Fourier transforms, signal and image processing, genetic algorithms, ODE solvers, special
functions, and more.


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